Industrial business management assistant

Industrial business management assistants deal with the entire range of a company's activities relating to business management. On the commercial side, this includes the sale of products and services, consulting and supporting customers, marketing activities, scheduling and the procurement of materials and production resources. Business work fields are financing, investment, profitability, cost planning and analysis, plus recruitment and HR management. The trainees move in a structured plan through the various departments, thus acquiring intensive knowledge of all structures and work processes within the company.

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- advanced technical certificate or
- higher education entrance qualification

Duration of training

3.5 years
[in the event of exceptional performance this can be reduced by half a year]

Training allowance

1st year   EUR 896.60

2nd year   EUR 941.24

3rd year   EUR 1,007.56

Additional performance-related bonus payments
[as at 1 April 2015]

Training programme

In the first and second year of training the trainees gain experience in approx. 20 different departments in the company. In the third year of training the trainees mainly remain in one operational area, selected in line with their individual inclinations. During the entire training period, the trainees attend the vocational school at the Bergisch Land vocational college in Wermelskirchen once to twice a week.


Gira Giersiepen GmbH & Co. KG
Human Resources
42477 Radevormwald, Germany

Annabelle Rothe
Training Manager Commercial Professions
Tel. +49 (0)2195 602 6331

Online application

Apply online for a traineeship in 2017. This is easy to do using our online form.
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Gira training day

Find out about training at Gira at first hand on 11 June 2016.
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